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Lose yourself in wholesome country air amid the sounds and scents of nature alongside a beautiful lake in the tranquil forested landscape between Amsterdam and Piet Retief in Mpumalanga.

Peter and Gerty’s Reedbuck Forest Lake Retreat hides on the edge of a lake on their beautiful farm of 1500 hectares and offers a wide variety and activities to visitors Рbe it eco quad rides (bring your own), bass fishing, hunting small mouth yellow fish in the Ngwempisi River, horse outrides, hiking, mountain biking, night drives to view animals, champaign breakfasts in the veld, joining farming folk early morning to count livestock, taking a dip in the pool at the main farmstead, viewing farm animals and birds in sanctuaries in the main farm yard and learning more about forestry and other farm activities.

Accommodation at the Reedbuck Forest Lake Retreat comprises of three separate thatched facilities that can be either booked as a whole or separately. Piet’s Place is the larger unit and offers a large lounge, fully equipped kitchen and two bathrooms, boma, lapa and sleeps 8 + 4 persons in 4 three quarter beds, four single beds and a couch bed. The other thatched unit has three chalets with mini kitchens and shared bathroom. A third chalet, the Stoffella Dam Chalet, is situated at another dam on the farm and sleeps 8 persons in two double and 4 single beds. All accommodation is serviced.